• Quartz Var. Amethyst
  • Quartz Var. Amethyst
  • Quartz Var. Amethyst
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Quartz Var. Amethyst

$125.00   €113  £100.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC14123
A miniature of Quartz, variety Amethyst, of superb and intense colour for Calton Hill quarry, Blackwell-in-the-Peak, close to Taddington in Derbyshire, England.  Superb Royal-purple Amethyst crystals to around 8 mm cover a slightly concave surface of an etched, cellular Quartz plate, with hints of Smoky Quartz.  A top-class Amethyst from the Calton Hill quarry which exploited a small volcanic basalt vent.

Details

Dimensions
5.9 × 4.0 × 2.0 cm
Categories
Quartz and Agate, Silicates
Locality
Calton Hill Quarry, Blackwell-in-the-Peak, Taddington, Derbyshire, England

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen